Black Genealogy

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Prentice-Hall, 1977 - African Americans - 232 pages
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-- A unique guide to searching for Black family history

Black Genealogy is a valuable reference and an indispensable companion guide that will appeal to both the amateur genealogist and the historian in search of knowledge about Black family ancestry and themselves. Blockson clues the researcher to places, documents, and techniques used to uncover genealogical history. Though many Black family records are lost or incomplete, Blockson shows readers how to recover these lost treasures.

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About the author (1977)

Charles L. Blockson is the author of 11 books, including African Americans in Pennsylvania (1-879441-85-3), and curator of the Charles L. Blockson Afro-American Collection at Temple University.

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